The first table below looks at the demand for COBIT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Uxbridge region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 21 13 20
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Contract jobs citing COBIT 1 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 0.71% 6.36% 4.92%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.55% 50.00% 45.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 8
Average daily rate £520 £640 £570
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +12.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £258 £550
% change year-on-year
+69.90% -53.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Uxbridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
22 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 15.71% 12.73% 10.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 16
Average daily rate £300 £575 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.82% +12.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £430 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £700 £871
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.60% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £50.00 - £21.36
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £16.43
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -7.15%
COBIT
London

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing COBIT across the Uxbridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

COBIT
Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing COBIT across the Uxbridge region.

COBIT Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

COBIT
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge region citing COBIT also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited COBIT.

1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) ISSAP
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) SABSA

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge region citing COBIT also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited COBIT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) SABSA
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) ISSAP
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001